BIO – Joel Crafton

Joel Crafton is an American Ilocano
aka Black Pinoy

recording artist, known as world Famous Black Pinoy. Piano / Vocals / R&B / Gospel / Jazz Singing in English / Tagalog / Spanish.

The American Society of Composers, Authors, and
Joel Crafton Artist producer writer arranger singer piano player gained musical headlines
At an early age singing in church and becoming one of the main ministers of music and called to sing solos at church revivals. As years of experience begin to take shape, the record and producer deals started knocking at door, gaining American Music Award Attention (Kodak) EMI / PANORAMIC RECORDS. That was under the same umbrella as “Ray Goodman and Brown” Joel Crafton gained powerful international recognition for the song “She’s Sleek She’s Fine” a Disco Hit song in the 1980’s that opened up the door that made Joel Crafton president of EMPIRE MUSIC ORGANIZATION. Releasing – the song LET’S GET BUSY, We Found True Love This Time”. Commercials, Credits Lipton tea, Burger King, appeared in the Hit movie “SOMETHING BORROWED” 2011 Starring Kate Hudson. Musical corporate experience, Atlantic records Electric, WEA, ACTO Records strategy involving radio promotions and artist development.  Joel Crafton /AKA Black Pinoy took shape with major international deals that landed Joel Crafton with an 11-year impressive HONG KONG music PRODUCTION that gained  the respect  of Philippine consulate and, in 2017 A 6-month Music Singapore deal took shape. Releasing the International song “If I Could LOOK INSIDE YOUR MIND” Artist Joel   Crafton AKA Black Pinoy co-produced by Jazz award winning artist Bob Baldwin who produced the 2018 gospel song by Joel Crafton AKA BLACK PINOY
“I COME TO YOU JESUS, BROKEN DOWN.” The music video features Grammy Award winning vocalist Howard Hewett. Hewett was the former lead vocalist of the R&B/soul vocal group Shalamar. Willie Miles Harper is a former American Football linebacker who played for San Francisco 49er and Super Bowl champion Willie Harper, ” Now is Pastor Willie Harper. Clifford that was the original Bassist for Atlantic Starr, music, credits, awards.

Bob Baldwin is a New York-born contemporary jazz pianist, music composer, author, and producer multiple music awards. Between 2014-2016, Baldwin has written music that has been recorded by Paul Brown/Bob James.

Joel Crafton credits the late James Anthony Carmichael an American Grammy-winning musician, arranger, and record producer was a longtime friend that gave Joel the tools and the  ability to become the successful artist he is today.

















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